Math

7th Grade
Course 2 - (7th grade) This course is recommended prior to taking Course 3. The students will use skills associated with understanding numbers, basic problem solving with whole numbers, fractions and decimals, proportions, probability, area of two dimensional geometric figures. Students are introduced to percentages and algebraic equations.

Course 3 - (7th and 8th grade) This course is a pre-requisite for taking Algebra I. The students will use skills associated with understanding numbers, proportions, probability, percentages, equations, geometric figures and graphing. This course is considered to be grade level 8 or advanced placement for 7th grade students.

8th Grade
Course 3 - (7th and 8th grade) This course is a pre-requisite for taking Algebra I. The students will use skills associated with understanding numbers, proportions, probability, percentages, equations, geometric figures and graphing. This course is considered to be grade level 8 or advanced placement for 7th grade students.

Algebra 1 - This course is designed for the student who has successfully completed Course 3. The student shall use skills involving measurements, two and three geometric figures, area, surface area and volume, similarity and congruence, geometric construction with compass and straight edge, right triangle, proportionality, percentages, probability, linear functions, and operating a graphing calculator.


Special Education Support
Resource Math - This course emphasizes basic math skills and applications. Essential elements and course objectives are modified to meet individual needs.

Self-contained - This class is for the students who have multiple handicapping conditions. They study manipulative skills, vocational skills, basic language and math skills, keyboarding, and personal health skills. They also participate in regular P.E. classes as well as art.

Language Support
Recent Immigrants (ESL Students) 7th Grade - ESL students are recent immigrants who have not yet passed the LAS Test at Level 3. Students take two electives from required course and take the following subjects: ESL Reading, ESL Writing, ESL Speaking and Listening (7th & 8th grade mixed class), ESL Mathematics, ESL Social Studies, ESL Science.